Position title
Purchasing/Inventory
Description

Responsible for procuring materials, parts, services, and supplies required to support company operations cost-effectively, ensuring the desired level of product quality and service.

Responsibilities

Perform duties relating to Vendor Coordination:

  • Capable of analyzing product sales and season trends to anticipate timely purchases of materials and adjust reorder points when needed.
  • Determines quantities and timing of materials working with inventory control to ensure continuity of supply in executing availability to customers.
  • Purchases materials to maintain inventory at planned levels.
  • Evaluate vendor performance, and develop new supply sources where vendors and suppliers are inadequate.
  • Monitors cost and cost reduction efforts, assurance of supply at best quality and value.
  • Establishes and/or develops viable and substantive relationships with suppliers, improves relationships, holding suppliers accountable
  • Provide strategy/recovery plans for any parts shortages; Develop control measures to prevent shortages.
  • Manage branch inventory levels to ensure the highest fill rate possible.
  • Visit suppliers as needed.
  • Works close with freight forwarders to determine best price and service in importing shipments.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications
  • Ability to communicate professionally with individuals at all levels.
  • Proficiency in inventory planning
  • Detail oriented
  • Effective negotiating skills
  • Mathematical skills
  • High accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Strong computer skills in word processing, spreadsheets, internet (Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook).
  • Ability to work independently and resolve practical problems.

Education/ Required:

4-year post-secondary education, or equivalent experience.

Credentials

High School diploma or equivalent. Bachelor's degree in a related field desired or equivalent

related work experience.

Experience

Minimum of 3 years of experience in a related field. Experience in inventory, procurement, and supply chain.

Job Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement

Vision insurance

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Employment Type
Full-time
Beginning of employment
ASAP
Job Location
Branchburg, New Jersey
Working Hours
M-F 8am to 5 PM
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